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LATEST REVIEWS . . . . THE LADY FROM THE SEA ALBIONVENUS IN FUR,   A WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCESAINT GEORGE AND THE DRAGON,  HAIRYOUNG FRANKENSTEINHEISENBERG

WHAT'S NEW . . . . . We've reviewed ten shows in the last two weeks, so if you haven't kept up, check our listings pages. Or better yet, follow us on Twitter to be alerted to each new review . . . . Long-running STOMP to close . . . . Old Vic hit GIRL FROM THE WEST COUNTRY to transfer to the West End . . . .Kwame Kwei-Armah to be new Young Vic director . . . . Our Top Five list (to the right) is overflowing. It could just as easily include Labour Of Love, The Toxic Avenger,  Ink, An American In Paris and Prism, all of which we heartily recommend . . . . Much anticipated opening of HAMILTON delayed by overrun in theatre restoration - now to be just before Christmas . . . .The King's Head, London's oldest pub theatre, to move to new purpose-built space . . . . RSC's Roman plays season coming to London in November . . . . We are at last on Twitter. Follow us @theatreguidelon to be alerted to each new review . . . .  


LAST CHANCES . . .
. Closing dates announced for B October 21, VICTORY CONDITION October 21, JANE EYRE  October 21, LE GRAND MORT  October 28, BEGINNING November 14, APOLOGIA November 18, ALBION November 24, LABOUR OF LOVE December 2, SAINT GEORGE December 2, LADY FROM THE SEA December 2, VENUS IN FUR December 9, OSLO December 30, WOMAN OF NO IMPORTANCE December 30, FOLLIES January 3, AMERICAN IN PARIS  January 6, HEISENBERG January 6, INK January 6, STOMP January 7




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Top Five - Classic

If you haven't seen them yet, we suggest you begin your London theatre experience with these classics

Phantom of the Opera

Les Miserables

Matilda

Mamma Mia

Wicked

 Top Five - Current

Here are the more-recently opened shows we've liked the most.

Apologia

42nd Street

Oslo

Albion

Follies




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